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Small Diameter Bomb Provides Big Capabilities

Small Diameter Bomb Provides Big Capabilities

US Air Force, Eglin AFB FL: There's an old saying that goes, “good things come in small packages.” That saying rings true for the warfighter when looking at the capabilities of the small diameter bomb, the Air Force's newest precision […]

Military Starts Deploying Homemade Guided Missiles

Korea Overseas Information Service, The defense ministry has deployed three, domestically-built advanced guided missiles for the Army and Navy, the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced on Friday (Mar. 24).   The sophisticated precision-guided weapons are

Missile Defense System Ties Many Elements Together

US Department of Defense, WASHINGTON: The proposed U.S. ballistic missile defense system is intended to tie numerous independent elements into a sophisticated web of protection, U.S. military officials said.   The stated mission of the Missile Defense Agency is to field […]

South Korea Showcases New Missiles

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, South Korea showcased on March 24 a locally-developed ship-to-ship cruise missile and a shoulder-launched missile to counter North Korea

Missile Defense Technology Valid, Viable, General Says

US Department of Defense, WASHINGTON: A robust, fully operational missile defense system is on its way to becoming a reality, the director of the Missile Defense Agency said here yesterday.   “A lot of people wonder if this is going to […]

Upgraded PAVEWAY II Laser Guided Bomb Qualified

Lockheed Martin, ARCHBALD, PA: Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Air Force recently qualified an upgraded version of its Paveway II Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) through comprehensive flight testing to meet current U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy joint performance specifications. […]

New Poll Shows New Yorkers Support Missile Defense

Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance, Washington DC: More than 70 percent of citizens throughout the state of New York support a missile defense system with the ability to protect the United States from a nuclear, chemical or biological attack. The results […]

Stinger Missiles In Afghanistan A Threat US

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Kabul: US-made Stinger missiles will pose a threat to military and commercial aircraft across the region if they fall into the hands of Taliban rebels in Afghanistan, the US-led coalition said Monday. Washington supplied a large number of […]

First Pathfinder Seeker for Missile Defense Agency's Multiple Kill Vehicle System

Lockheed Martin, SUNNYVALE: Lockheed Martin announced today that it has completed the first kill vehicle pathfinder seeker for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's Multiple Kill Vehicle System. Lockheed Martin is testing the pathfinder seeker in its hardware-in-the-loop facility, creating a vibration […]

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